About the film
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Release Date: January 26, 2005
|Genres||:||Crime, Drama, Romance|
|Production Companies||:||Huit et Demi Productions, Zeal S.r.l., Passion Pictures, Pyramide Productions, France 2 Cinéma|
|Writers||:||Ziad Doueiri, Mark Lawrence, Joelle Touma|
Based on a controversial French novel, Lila Says tells the story of a quiet young poet named Chimo who develops a crush on the pretty, blond Lila, a girl who recently moved into his Arab ghetto with her aunt. When the leader of a rival gang also falls for Lila, the ensuing love triangle initiates a journey of sexual discovery -- and sets off a chain of devastating events.